This is the day! Sunday, October 8, 2023, when some of the world’s best toe the start line for what is shaping up to be the most exciting 2023 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Live online stream and television coverage will be available on several platforms, while below you will find the full race schedule. Leaderboard | Search All Results | Tracking
You can watch the live broadcast and stream of the 2023 Chicago Marathon for free on NBC Chicago, with NBC 5 Chicago, Telemundo Chicago, and NBC Sports Chicago also providing coverage. For more information about live streaming, TV coverage, and live results, click here.
Complete live radio coverage of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on race day from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. You can tune in to 670 The Score Sports Radio for all the action today!
Sunday’s race day schedule will begin at 7:20 a.m. CT / 8:20 a.m. ET with the men’s Marathon Wheelchair event, followed by the women’s race. In the meantime, the first of the three marathon waves will start at 7:30 a.m. CT.
The red wave will be the first to get underway, followed by the blue Wave 2, starting at 8:00 a.m., and the orange Wave 3 at 8:35 a.m.
A race map is also available via pdf for those who are interested in following the path of the competitors. View 2023 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Grant Park map (.pdf)
2023 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Race Day Schedule
Sunday, October 8
Bank of America Chicago Marathon
- Marathon Wheelchair Start (men): 7:20 a.m.
- Marathon Wheelchair Start (women): 7:21 a.m.
- Marathon Handcycle Start: 7:23 a.m.
- Marathon Wave 1 Start (red): 7:30 a.m.
- Marathon Wave 2 Start (blue): 8 a.m.
- Marathon Wave 3 Start (orange): 8:35 a.m.
- Spectator access to Grant Park begins 9:30 a.m.
- 27th Mile Post-Race Party
- Grant Park, Butler Field
- 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.